Former National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete says she believes that South Africa is not ready for a female President.
Former Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba and Speaker of the fifth Parliament, Baleka Mbete, will not take up their seats in Parliament on Wednesday.
The African National Congress (ANC) says it is concerned that a motion praising the Democratic Alliance (DA) run Western Cape government for its achievements was passed in the National Assembly without objections.
National Assembly speaker, Baleka Mbete, has refused a request by the Democratic Alliance (DA) for parliament to reconvene a special sitting on Eskom.
The Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete has offered her condolences to the African National Congress (ANC) Chief Whip, Jackson Mthembu, after his daughter, Khwezi apparently committed suicide.